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Jacob G. Potts (abt. 1839 - 1928)

Jacob G. Potts
Born about in Virginia, United Statesmap
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Husband of — married 28 Jul 1898 in Buffalo City, Buffalo County, Wisconsin, United Statesmap
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Died at about age 89 [location unknown]
Profile last modified | Created 22 Sep 2009
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At the time of the 1910 US Census, head of household Jacob G. Potts (age 71, born in Virginia) was living in Nelson, Buffalo, Wisconsin, United States. Jacob G. Potts was living with his wife, Minnie Potts (age 41, born in Wisconsin), their adopted daughter, Minnie R. Potts (age 15, born in Wisconsin), and Jacob's brother-in-law, John Stoll (age 44, born in Wisconsin). Jacob G. Potts' parents were both born in Virginia. Minnie Potts' and John Stoll's father was born in Germany, and their mother was born in Pennsylvania. The Potts owned their home free (not mortgaged), and it was a house (not a farm). [1]


  1. "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 12 September 2017), Jacob G Potts, Nelson, Buffalo, Wisconsin, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 17, sheet 8B, family 172, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 1702; FHL microfilm 1,375,715.
  • "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 12 April 2016), Jacob Potts in household of John Potts, Pocahontas county, part of, Pocahontas, Virginia, United States; citing family 407, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  • "Wisconsin, County Marriages, 1836-1911," database, FamilySearch ( : 3 June 2016), Jacob G. Potts and Minnie Stoll, 28 Jul 1898; citing Buffalo City, Buffalo, Wisconsin, United States, Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison; FHL microfilm 1,275,782.

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